| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:53 PM
"The Other Guy's Bride" by Connie Brockway
Ginesse Braxton is determined to find the legendary city of Zerzura, but to do so she needs an experienced guide. As soon as Ginesse discovers her fellow passenger Mildred Whimpelhall is traveling to Egypt to...
| Aug 21, 2002
NEW YORK - Divine would be so proud.
There, inside the fashion mecca that is Bloomingdale's; there, inside an exclusive designer boutique, a black T-shirt screams the name of the late, great transvestite legend in lipstick-pink letters.
And it's selling...
| May 6, 2010
It's not unusual for Liza Gross, a writer and editor of a biology journal, to perform several tasks at once.
"I'm thinking about articles that are right in front of me while planning upcoming (story) topics," says Gross, 50, of Kensington, Calif. "Oh,...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 8:27 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The addition of the antidepressant nortriptyline to conventional smoking cessation therapy didn't improve the chances of longterm success among male prisoners, Australian researchers have found.
Depression and other mental...
| Aug 1, 2007
Not everyone is able or willing to buy a first home just a few years into their 20s. But at age 25 and 24 respectively, James and Jennifer Semrad decided the time was right. And builder incentives were a big motivator helping them take the leap.
| Jun 14, 2012
| 1:37 PM
What are your summer plans? Plenty of people prefer some quiet, idle time in a hammock or lounging beside the body of water of their choice. And what better time to relax with a good book? Here is a selection of books to keep you occupied no matter...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 3:26 PM
All Saints Lutheran Church book club
We established the book club in February 2004 at our church in Orland Park.
We embrace all readers whether they are members of the congregation or not.
The author we'd most like to meet is Jenna Blum ("Those Who...
| Dec 9, 2010
Fall is the harvest season, right? That's especially true when it comes to cookbooks, which every year arrive in a seasonal flood that puts apples and pears to shame. By some counts, as many as three-fourths of all cookbooks in the United States are...
| Oct 19, 2007
What does remodeling add to the value of a house?
Not as much as it did a couple years ago, according to an upcoming survey.
Remodeling magazine's annual "Cost vs. Value Report" is to be published Nov. 1, so up-to-date information on how much bang you...
| Dec 14, 2003
If you're going to be in London in the next few weeks, and have had your fill of afternoon tea, strolls through Hyde Park and those dusty relics at the British Museum, consider a trip into the heart of Middle Earth.
London's Science Museum currently...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 1:37 PM
As devoted royal watchers, the Ministry was thrilled with Monday's news that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their first child.
The only thing that would make Will and Kate more lovable would be teeny Will-and-Kate's.